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CSPAN
Mar 16, 2013 12:00pm EDT
time was gerald ford, who had served as vice president, became president when nixon resigned. it all happened very quickly. at the time the ford family was living in many alexandria, and they'd been living there for 20 years. it was going to take a while for them to be able to move into the white house. so for a week and a half in august 1974, the president of the united states would wake up in his home on crown view drive in alexandria, and he would go out and get the paper, greet his neighbors and the media that had gathered, and then he would be escorted to d.c. so he could go to work at the white house. and alexandria police officers were detailed to provide security near his home, on the street and also assist in traffic escorts while that was going on. when world war ii hit, a lot of men had to go serve in the war, and some officers went and served in the war, so pretty soon there was a need for women to start working in the department. and that's really when they hired their first secretary, the first women were civilians who were ip doors. -- indoors. in the early 1950s,
CSPAN
Mar 16, 2013 9:15pm EDT
have. and what happened at that time, gerald ford he served as vice president became president when nixon resigned. all happened very quickly. at the time he was living in alexandria. he had been living there for 20 years. is going to take a while. so for a week and a half, 1974, the president of the estate's of this home. and he would go out. greed is neighbors. they would gather. then he would be escorted to wait to go to work at the white house. and the police officers were detailed to provide security. the system traffic. and more work to command had to go. present was a need for women to start working in an apartment. then they hired the first secretary. the first women were civilians. the early 1960's. police officers, more important things this cool crossings. and so the department served as crossing guard. this group of women to my african-american. women worry uniform. the first time people of color or uniform 1959. and a couple years, there is actually a police officer who had trained his dark to respond to radio commands. the canine, eventually the kaynine unit, a baghdad
CSPAN
Mar 17, 2013 6:00pm EDT
bipartisan national politics and has won a slew of awards, the gerald ford prize for distinguished presidency, the smith award for deadline reporting on the presidency, the award for coverage of the presidency and a whole lot of other awards for. she's been on pbs on msnbc and she received her bachelor's degree from northwestern, a master's in journalism from columbia where she was a pulitzer fellow and followed by mickey edwards that is a lecturer at princeton university woodrow wilson school of public policy and international affairs. a republican member of commerce from oklahoma for 16 years and he was a member of the republican leadership and served on the budget and appropriations committees. he's taught in addition to teaching at princeton he's taught at harvard and georgetown, she shares various task forces for the constitution project at brookings for the council on foreign relations and was vice president and director of the aspen institute's public leadership program and his latest book, the party versus the people, how to turn republicans and democrats into americans wou
CSPAN
Mar 16, 2013 3:30pm EDT
president of the united states were tear for we can have. and what happened at that time was charles ford, the vice-president, he became president when nixon resigned. it happened very quickly at the time. the fourth family was living in alexandria. by 20 years. is going to take a lot. for week in half. in 1974, the president of the united states would wake up. he would go out. greed is neighbors. there would be gathered. then he would be escorted so that he could go to work the white house. and the detail to provide security near his home, on the street, and then also sit in traffic. the world were to head, a lot of men had to go serve and the war. and so pretty soon there was a need for women to start working in the apartment. that's when there are there for secretary. the first civilians who were in the early 1950's wanted to of train police officers from more important things. and so the department hired women to serve as crossing guards. this group of women, african-americans. at the forefront of women's or representing the agency. the first time people of color were in uniform repre
CSPAN
Mar 17, 2013 10:00pm EDT
security wiretap congress and president ford and then president carter signed the bills which gives us more privacy and it's the patriot act that undermines some of the privacy the was a post watergate phenomenons of for a lot of people looked like we were going back to that period that we didn't really liked before watergate when the president could do this willy-nilly. >> it's not to focus on watergate it's that territory is owned by so many reporters. i thought there were so many interesting things to look at. there is no point in taking him around on at. >> one thing that is interesting is it the same man? that is the question. and here is the problem, we have almost everything this man did when he was in the white house from february of 71 to july of 73. imagine your life under that kind of microscope. there is nothing like that for him as vice president. and the only bits and pieces of his diary are those that have appeared in his memoir. so, the inner next-gen of the fifties is not accessible in the materials that we have. >> a lot of his available if you go into the patterns
CSPAN
Mar 17, 2013 11:00am EDT
. and what happened at the time was gerald ford was vice president, he became president when nixon resigned. that'll happen very quickly at the time. 47 was living in alexandria and they been living here for 20 years. it would take a while for them to be able to move into the white house. oh, for a week and a half in august 1974 the president of the united states and wake up in alexandria and he would go out and get the paper, greatest neighbors and the media who had gathered, and then he would be escorted to d.c. so he could go to work at the white house. and alexandria police officers were detailed to provide security near his home, on his street and also assist traffic escorts while that was going on. when world war ii hit, a lot of it had to go serve in the war. so pretty soon there was a need for women to start working in the department. that's really when they hired the first secretary, the first women were civilians. in the 1950s, they wanted to train police officers for more important things than school crossings. the department hired women to serve as crossing guards. ther
CSPAN
Mar 18, 2013 6:30am EDT
security wiretaps in the nixon era, congress and president ford and president carter signed bills which gave us more privacy. and it's the patriot act that undermines some of the privacy that was a post-watergate phenomenon. so for a lot of people it look like we were going back to that period that we really didn't really like, when presidents could do this willy-nilly. >> one of the things i was trying to do in this book was not to focus on watergate. because that territory is owned by so many reporters and so on. i thought nixon was in public life or '50s in this country and i thought there were so many other interesting things to look at. >> and you proved that. >> i just think, there was no point taking him around on that 11 more time. >> the one thing that's interesting is this the same man. that's the question. >> it's a very interesting question. >> and here's the problem, which is that we have, we have almost everything this man did and he was in the white house, from 1971, february 71 until july of 73. imagine your life under that type of microscope. there's nothing like that f
CSPAN
Mar 17, 2013 9:00pm EDT
gerald ford, who served as vice president became president when next-gen resigned. it happened very quickly at the time for the families living in alexandria they had been living there for 20 years. .. >> when world war ii hit, a lot of men had to go serve in the war, and some officers went and served in the war, so pretty soon there was a need for women to start working in the department. and that's really when they hired their first secretary. the first women were civilians who were indoors. in the early 1950s, they wanted to free up police officers for more important things than school crossings, and so the department hired women to serve as crossing guards. with this group of women, there were three who were african-american, and not only was it the first time women were in uniform representing the agencies, it was the first time people of color were in uniform representing the alexandria police department. and the alexandria million polie department was one of the earliest agencies to use k-9s in police work, they deployed the first unit in 1959, and within a couple years there
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